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CALL OUT NOW ON - EDEN UNEARTHED: ART IN THE GARDEN
Eden Unearthed returns for its fifth year of stunning installations among flowers and foliage at Macquarie Park Eden Unearthed, the largest privately funded exhibition of its kind in Australia, returns to Macquarie Parks’ Eden Gardens in Spring. This showcase of...
Compost Week
Sunday 2nd May is the beginning of International Composting Awareness Week. Composting is a simple enough process where what was living breaks down into humus – a soil-like substance that is nature’s answer to just about anything. We compost our...
Earth Day – 22nd April
Over 50 years ago on the 22nd ofApril, 1970 the first Earth Day took place.  In our gardens and balconies, we can still do our bit to encourage backyard biodiversity and do our bit to reduce water waste, cut our...
Sustainability Festival
Join us for a day of inspiration, Crop Swap, Q&A’s, small workshops, exclusive talks, demos, eco outdoor marketplace, food & drink! Eden Gardens is throwing a one day only festival to help you live more sustainably! “Our vision is that we can...
Romance in the Garden
Struggling to quite know what to say? Flowers have been used for centuries to fill in the gaps where words are not enough, revealing secret messages coded into their blooms by colour or type. If you’re into ‘saying it with...
Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year is being celebrated this year on the 12th February – and farewell to Year of the Rat…what a cow that turned out to be! We welcome the Year of the Ox; characterized by its diligence, dependability and...
Autumn Artisan Market
Eden Garden's Seasonal Artisan Markets are a small, handpicked selection of stall holders, each with their unique collections of artefacts and artisan goodies.  This Autumn’s Open-Air Market will focus on a wonderful collection of handmade arts & crafts as inspired...
Investing in Plants Now to Enjoy All Year
Everyone loves bringing home some flowering plants to add colour to their garden or interior but investing in more than just flowers can prove a wise decision post their display.  Think about form, longevity, texture and foliage colour to ensure...
Poinsettia’s and Other Christmas Plants
Alongside the traditions of overeating, drinking and falling asleep in the afternoon sun, Christmas is also a time with strong plant associations. We bring trees into the house and dress them up, we take flame red exotics as gifts for...
Hoyas
Hoyas are plants to LOVE.  Who can resist their amazing scented flowers, their foliage cascading from hanging baskets gracefully or climbing creatively around your balcony?  They are just about the most forgiving climber for shade too, bouncing back after you’ve...
Kris Kringle Gift Ideas
Have you started Kris Kringle at work yet?  We have a range of gifts that make the perfect pressie in every price range.  Here are a few ideas for your colleague, classmates or family. Grafted Cactus: Read into what you...
Herb Gift Pots
You can have too much ‘stuff’, but you can never have too many herbs, and a potted gift of herbs smells wonderful, tastes fantastic and looks amazing. Craft your own combo to suit the person you’re giving the basket to,...
Gifts for Everyone
At Eden Gardens we have the perfect gift for everyone, not just a living bunch of flowers for your mum or growing Christmas tree for your dad… Beginner plant parents: Do you know someone about to go away to university? ...
Countdown to Christmas
It’s starting to feel a lot like Christmas!   This year will be nostalgic Christmas, with old fashioned family gatherings at home the way to go.   November is the best time to start prepping your garden for the summer “bubble”.  Our...
Artisan’s Market Day
Do you love markets?  This nature inspired market is the perfect place to buy a unique piece for your own garden or gorgeous gift.  Eden Gardens has its own Artisan Market Daylocal artisans and crafters who have been busily creating...
Shade Dwellers
Do you have a garden or balcony that lacks sunlight? One complaint often heard by us here at Eden is that you can’t find any colour to grow in the shade.  There are plenty of plants that thrive away from...
Cottage Comeback
Flowering Cottage Garden Comeback Are flowers back in vogue?  After years of Yuccas, decades of Dianella and what seems like an eternity of endless strap foliage, flowers are taking over.  Gardens (and the insects and birds that delight in them)...
Vacation Vibes
We know everyone’s dreaming of holidays in far off lands. Nostalgic for the traditional trip with family or friends. Maybe you missed celebrating a special birthday or were looking forward to exploring somewhere new! We hear you!  So this October...
Refresh Your Courtyard
Have you spring-cleaned your courtyard yet?  Spring is a great time to garden, see things afresh and take stock of what is working and what’s not.  The great thing about a courtyard is the speed in which transformations can take...
Palms to Lush-up Your Space
Travelling to a tropical island may be off the holiday list now, but why not create your own touch of paradise at home with some gorgeous palms and their alies.  All palms are not created equal though, so come with...
October in the Garden
October in the Garden at Eden, Macquarie Park Not many of us can step outside their office and stumble out into a fantastic garden, but here at Macquarie Park, the workers at Eden Gardens have a magnificent 2.5 acre wonderland...